Please find below resource(s) available for Renewal
Renewal information is now ready for 2020 for Canada Info Desk.
There are two different options available:
Canada Info Desk Complete - includes all 19 available databases
Canada Info Desk Select - includes Canadian Almanac plus a minimum of 6 other databases (FP titles come as a package = 1 database)
This is a joint TAL / Consortia Canada agreement. TAL is the lead consortium.
There is no price increase over last year.
The one CID change is that the Careers & Employment Canada database will be replaced with Cannabis Canada.
From the vendor:
Access thousands of records on Canadian organizations, her government, business, schools and financial and cultural institutions. Everything from her Prime Ministers to her zoos is just a click away in this remarkable group of carefully maintained databases known for their breadth and accuracy of information on Canada. This is our all-encompassing Canadian online source that provides access to all databases. And that means access to tens of thousands of cultural and professional organizations, government offices, law firms, banks, health and education facilities, libraries, and the media ranging from magazines to broadcasters. With CID you have access to over 100,000 contact names across Canada, too. All carefully indexed for easy productive search queries. No other on-line source covers the diverse array of Canadian information like Canada Info Desk. A virtual who's who and what's where in Canada.
The databases available include:
CID Complete includes the following Grey House databases:
Complete includes all of the above databases. Select includes Canadian Almanac and Directory plus any 6 of the above databases as selected by the library (for a total of 7 for CID Select).
From the vendor:
Mid-term joins are welcome and will be pro-rated.
Please respond with your decision to join, change, or cancel this subscription to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, November 22, 2019.
Current subscriptions will be renewed if cancellation notice is not provided before November 22, 2019.